After the Sony hackers issue threats of physical violence and 9/11-style attacks, The Interview is being killed before it even premieres. But would the attackers have really blown up theaters?By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 12/17/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Maker of TAG Heuer watches shifts gears, now plans to craft a smartwatch and possibly make acquisitions, in the wake of Apple Watch.By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 12/17/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Skilled hackers are now using simple web application vulnerabilities like SQL Injection to take over database servers. Are you prepared to defend against this new type of threat actor? By Jeff Williams CTO, Aspect Security & Contrast Security, 12/17/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Salesforce Files Connect offers federated access to multiple content repositories. Microsoft OneDrive and Google Drive are next.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 12/17/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Qlik, Tableau, and Salesforce.com are betting on simple analytic applications, while veterans IBM and SAS push smarter. What do you need?By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 12/17/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Piles of unstructured data are worse than useless; they pose serious security and privacy risks. John Joseph offers three steps to bring your data storage strategy into the light.By John Joseph President & Co-Founder, DataGravity, 12/17/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Point-to-point wireless bridging can be complicated for a WLAN designer. Aerohive is the latest WLAN vendor to help streamline the process by including the capability in an access point.By Lee Badman , 12/17/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Of the 30 critical-rated Microsoft Security Bulletins this year, 24 involved vulnerabilities where the age-old best practice of "least privilege" could limit the impact of malware and raise the bar of difficulty for attackers.By Marc Maiffret CTO, BeyondTrust, 12/16/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
SpaceCurve takes on Oracle and other database vendors with a geospatial platform that brings location analytics to streaming apps.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 12/16/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
MongoDB grabs technology and expertise from storage-engine company to address write-intensive, high-scale applications.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 12/16/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Research shows that wearables and biosensors can help clinicians collect enough data to pinpoint the abnormalities in a patient's biomarkers that require attention.By Paul Cerrato , 12/16/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Building a Mobile Business MindsetThe differences between mobile apps and conventional Windows clients, or even web applications, are far more than skin deep. Yes, the touch-versus-keyboard interface, APIs, and programming languages are new, but thatís arguably the easy part. There are profound differences in how the two are built, the functionality each prioritizes, the release cycles on which theyíre developed ó even the attitudes, values, and work styles of the developers creating them.
InformationWeek 2014 Mobile Security SurveySecuring company data on mobile devices is the top concern when it comes to mobile security. Respondents worry most about data loss due to lost or stolen devices, and less than half of respondents feel confident that data is protected.
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